Navigation
Account
Cart 0 items for £0.00

No products in the basket.

Zurab Topuridze Saperavi 2017

‹Return to Previous Page
Description

Description

Zurab Topuridze Saperavi

Zurab Topuridze Saperavi is a delicate wine that has gentle aromas of cherries, strawberries and wildflowers. The palate is easy drinking and very approachable in style and is  fresh with soft fruits and great elegance. It is medium bodied with a good balance between richness, acidity and minerality. This is a great introduction to this grape variety and style of Georgian wine without it being too wild.

Iberieli is a family winery run by Zurab Topuridze with 10 ha of vineyards in the Guria Region of West Georgia and 5 ha in the Kakheti Region of East Georgia. The name Iberieli – which was chosen by Zurab’s children – refers to the ancient people in Caucasus who made wine over several thousands of years ago, these people later became Georgians and are believed to be the inventers of Qvevri winemaking.

The family’s aim is to maintain authentic tradition of Qvevri wine making in Georgia, producing unique natural wines from native grapes and to set standards and true examples for their counterparts and friends.

Their wines are fermented naturally, without imported yeast and any other chemical and/or biological interventions.  This way of winegrowing creates live, healthier wines and allows wine to truly represent terroir of origin.

The ancient tradition of quevri wine-making dates back over 7000 years, and the Georgians are currently seeking to give it special protected heritage status through UNESCO. Quevris are not the same as amphora – firstly, they are much larger, and are buried in the ground up their neck, to preserve a stable temperature.

The entire wine making process takes place within the quevri – initial fermentation right through to maturation, with the fermenting grape juice often being left on the skins and even grape stems to produce wines of exceptional flavour and complexity.

Zurab Topuridze Saperavi – Hay Wines

Reviews (0)

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Zurab Topuridze Saperavi 2017”

Returns & Delivery

Returns and Exchanges

There are a few important things to keep in mind when returning a product you purchased.You can return unwanted items by post within 7 working days of receipt of your goods.

  • You have 14 calendar days to return an item from the date you received it.
  • Only items that have been purchased directly from Us.
  • Please ensure that the item you are returning is repackaged with all elements.

Ship your item back to Us

Firstly Print and return this Returns Form to:

11 High Street, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1DS
Please remember to ensure that the item you are returning is repackaged with all elements.

For more information, view our full Breakages and Returns information.

Back to top